written in response to Hillary Clinton's presidential nomination
shards of glass
on the convention floor
a black woman
cleaning up the mess
for the minimum wage
NeverEnding Story, July 28, 2016
A Room of My Own: Predawn Hush Tanka - predawn hush ... at the back of my mind her words linger, *I love you, but cannot livewith the ghosts of your past* *Added*: alone I take a sleeping pill...